Credit unions running on the CU*BASE core processing system from CU*Answers are now being offered mobile text banking.
Service allows its 122,000 members to bank through any Internet-enabled device.
Education financer adds mobile banking for customers of its certificate of deposit, savings, checking and money market accounts.
Vancouver, Wash., CU says 6.6% of its online bankers sign up for new mobile service in first week.
Virginia CU has only branch on campus at James Madison University.
Mobile banking and personal financial management tools were among tech news topics this week.
The $1.6 billion Georgia's Own Credit Union is expanding the reach of its branch and ATM locator solution for members using the mobile channel.
Credit union marketers wondering where they can reach their members might consider this: The average U.S. consumer now spends as much time online as watching television.
Chartway Federal Credit Union in Virginia Beach, Va., has added mobile banking to the services it buys from FIS, the company and credit union said.
Nassau Educators Federal Credit Union said it will be the only Long Island credit union to offer mobile banking's "triple play" when the service launches on April 5.